BBC News - Asia
The latest stories from the Asia section of the BBC News web site.
Myanmar in rare multi-party talks
Myanmar's president is holding rare roundtable talks with the opposition, military and ethnic groups, as the US calls for "credible" elections next year.
Lawsuit over Malaysia missing plane
Two children whose father was on Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which disappeared file a lawsuit against the airline and Malaysia's government.
China makes 'biggest cash haul'
Anti-corruption investigators in China reportedly find the equivalent of $33m in cash at an official's home - the biggest such haul to date.
Three held over India bank heist
Police in India say they have arrested three people who they suspect robbed a bank by digging a 125-foot (40-metre) tunnel straight into the vault.
Beijing bans Halloween on metro
Beijing police say people wearing Halloween-themed fancy-dress on the city's metro could face arrest, state media report.
Nikkei leads Asia up after BOJ move
Japan led Asian shares higher after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) surprised markets by announcing more stimulus measures to boost the economy.
China executes toddler-thrower
A court in China executes a man who killed a two-year-old girl in Beijing following a parking space row with her mother.
India bans official luxury travel
India's government bans first class air travel for bureaucrats, meetings in five-star hotels and purchases of cars in tough austerity measures.
Australia ends sanctions on Fiji
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says she is committed to "normalising" relations between Australia and Fiji after the nation's elections last month.
India's Bangalore changes name
India's technology capital Bangalore will be formally known as Bengaluru from Saturday, exactly eight years after the state first proposes it.